Headline sponsor of the South Wales Argus Business Awards is Newport Now Business Improvement District.

The organisation's manager Kevin Ward speaks to the Argus about why it decided to back the awards, which are set to become one of the highlights of the business calendar in Gwent.

If you are in business in Gwent, entries to these awards are now open. Just click here to submit your entry. Entries close on July 20 and the awards ceremony is being held at the Newport Centre on September 27, 2018.